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    How can you exercise safely in the heat?

    By Hannah Moir, Chris Howe

    Another week lays ahead with much of the country hitting the 30s. Do you have to abandon your keep-fit routines when...

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    23 Jul 2018

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    Another week lays ahead with much of the country hitting the 30s. Do you have to abandon your keep-fit routines when the mercury gets so high? Not if you're...
  • Calling the game: Sexism in World Cup punditry

    By Professor Kath Woodward

    Eniola Aluko has worn the three lions - so why did her ITV colleagues treat her knowledge of football as a surprise?...

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    10 Jul 2018

  • Calling the game: Sexism in World Cup punditry

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    Eniola Aluko has worn the three lions - so why did her ITV colleagues treat her knowledge of football as a surprise? We've got a way to go to chase sexism...
  • The psychology of World Cup fans

    By Chris Stiff

    Sure, football is popular but it's never as popular as during a World Cup. Why is that? And does all this on-pitch...

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    10 Jul 2018

  • The psychology of World Cup fans

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Jul 2018
    Sure, football is popular but it's never as popular as during a World Cup. Why is that? And does all this on-pitch conflict lead to countries hating each...
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    OpenLearn Live: 2018 World Cup Special

    You might have noticed that England have made the Semi Finals of the men's World Cup. With football writing 'HOME' on...

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    10 Jul 2018

  • OpenLearn Live: 2018 World Cup Special

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    You might have noticed that England have made the Semi Finals of the men's World Cup. With football writing 'HOME' on a big piece of cardboard and standing...
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    29 Jun 2018

  • Football culture: the use of banners

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 29 Jun 2018
    What role do team banners play in the wider context of football culture?
  • Can yoga help us achieve sustainable development goals?

    By Dr Shonil Bhagwat

    Shonil Bhagwat explains the yogic way of understanding how individual actions relate to global challenges.  

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    21 Jun 2018

  • Can yoga help us achieve sustainable development goals?

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 21 Jun 2018
    Shonil Bhagwat explains the yogic way of understanding how individual actions relate to global challenges.  
  • Match report: England v Scotland, 1872

    The first international football match took place between England & Scotland in Glasgow, on November 30th 1872....

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    14 Jun 2018

  • Match report: England v Scotland, 1872

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Jun 2018
    The first international football match took place between England & Scotland in Glasgow, on November 30th 1872. Here's how it went.
  • Why smart leaders allow a bit of football frenzy

    By Maude Lavanchy, Ina Togel

    In some workplaces over the coming weeks, heads will be down over streams of Sweden v South Korea rather than...

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    13 Jun 2018

  • Why smart leaders allow a bit of football frenzy

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Jun 2018
    In some workplaces over the coming weeks, heads will be down over streams of Sweden v South Korea rather than spreadsheets. But for a productive workplace, a...
  • Why Russia is hoping for a good World Cup

    By Vitaly Kazakov

    After the doping and hooligan scandals that have taken the shine off previous events, Vitaly Kazakov explains why...

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    13 Jun 2018

  • Why Russia is hoping for a good World Cup

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    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Jun 2018
    After the doping and hooligan scandals that have taken the shine off previous events, Vitaly Kazakov explains why Russia is hoping for better this time round.
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    13 Jun 2018

  • The civil engineer's fear of the penalty shoot-out: Predicting the World Cup

    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Jun 2018
    Civil Engineering uses a lot of predictions; World Cups generate a lot of predictions. Charles MacRobert brings the two worlds together.

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    Communication and working relationships in sport and fitness

    This free course, Communication and working relationships in sport and fitness, explores the personal skills that underpin so much work in sport...

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    The psychological aspects of sports injury

    For many people sport is a way of life, so imagine the emotional distress that a sports injury can bring when it restricts someone's participation...

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    For many people sport is a way of life, so imagine the emotional distress that a...
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    This free course, The science behind wheeled sports, focuses on cycling and wheelchair racing: what we might collectively call wheeled sports. The...

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    Eating to win: activity, diet and weight control

    What should we eat before and after exercise? This free course, Eating to win: activity, diet and weight control, examines the importance of...

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    Exercise and mental health

    Each year thousands of pounds are spent on medications to treat conditions such as anxiety and depression. These medications often have negative...

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    Improving aerobic fitness

    Aerobic fitness is integral to successful sports performance and to maintaining good health. But what sort of exercise should you be doing to...

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    Aerobic fitness is integral to successful sports performance and to maintaining...
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    Recovery strategies in sport and exercise

    The ability to recover quickly from an intensive training session or match can be extremely advantageous to sports performers. Sport and fitness...

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    The ability to recover quickly from an intensive training session or match can be...
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    The Ancient Olympics: Bridging past and present

    This free course, The Ancient Olympics: Bridging past and present, highlights the similarities and differences between our modern Games and the...

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    This free course, The Ancient Olympics: Bridging past and present, highlights the...
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    Exploring sport online: Athletes and efficient hearts

    We all know that the heart is very important but what exactly does the heart do? Why is the blood so important? What functions do the lungs perform...

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    We all know that the heart is very important but what exactly does the heart do?...
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    Active, healthy lifestyles

    In this free course, Active, healthy lifestyles, which is aimed at teachers of Physical Education, we begin by looking at some of the common...

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    In this free course, Active, healthy lifestyles, which is aimed at teachers of...